Friday, April 8, 2016

Church. Lucian's True Tale

Today's free book is Lucian's A Traveller's True Tale by Alfred J. Church with illustrations by C. O. Murray. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, and Google Books.

The book was later published under a different title: The Greek Gulliver; Stories from Lucian.



I. LUCIAN STARTS ON A JOURNEY, AND IS
CARRIED A LONG WAY
II. THE BATTLE AND THE TREATY
III. OF THE MOON-FOLK AND THEIR MANNERS
AND CUSTOMS
IV. LUCIAN COMES TO LANTERN-CITY
V. LUCIAN AND HIS MEN ARE SWALLOWED UP
VI. LUCIAN DEFEATS HIS NEIGHBOURS
VII. THE BATTLE OF THE ISLANDS
VIII. LUCIAN ESCAPES FROM THE BEAST, AND
COMES TO THE SEA OF MILK AND CHEESE
ISLAND
IX. THE TRAVELLERS MEET THE CORK-FOOT-
FOLK, AND COME TO THE ISLAND OF THE
BLESSED
X. THE ISLAND OF THE BLESSED
XI. THE INHABITANTS OF THE ISLAND OF THE
BLESSED
XII. LUCIAN TALKS WITH HOMER.—GAMES ARE
CELEBRATED IN THE ISLAND
XIII. THE ISLAND IS INVADED.—THE FLIGHT OF
THE FAIR HELEN
XIV. LUCIAN BIDS FAREWELL TO KING RHADAMANTHUS AND DEPARTS.—HE VISITS THE ABODE OF THE WICKED
XV. THE ISLAND OF DREAMS.—LUCIAN VISITS
CALYPSO
XVI. LUCIAN SEES THE PUMPKIN PIRATES, AND
OTHER STRANGE CREATURES AND THINGS
XVII. THE OCEAN FOREST.—THE OX-HEADED
PEOPLE AND OTHER MARVELS

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